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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 34-31L15.54712000 000 000 020
California Angels 41-27W1--133004 010 00x 5100
Date of Game:  Monday, June 18, 1979
Stadium:  Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Feats and Milestones
  • Don Baylor - 1000th career hit
  • Nolan Ryan - 10 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Grubbcf30.318400003.276527339251
    Billy Samplelf24.077401000.27357651135
    Buddy Bell3b27.296400000.2796510514352
    Pat Putnam1b25.197200011.28453847251
    Oscar Gambledh29.180301001.3283010504121
    Richie Ziskrf30.132200010.221589175220
    Jim Sundbergc28.031300000.220647872262
    Nelson Normanss21.026200001.1976386052
        Eric Soderholmph30.267100001.251577376340
        Larvell Blanksss29.141000000.27731503070
    Bump Wills2b26.326300003.2426537411718
        Doyle Alexanderp28.287000000.0001102000
    Totals: 28020210.0715966489 

    California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bert Campanerisss37.101322010.203472089095
    Carney Lansford3b22.131412301.3196818883612
    Dan Fordrf27.030401000.294576278334
    Don Baylorlf29.355401000.302681048125712
    Willie Aikens1b24.247401002.302468812440
    Brian Downingdh28.252401001.357616475362
    Larry Harlowcf27.218300012.23551247071
    Bobby Grich2b30.154311000.31967104915471
    Tom Donohuec26.215311201.27515152101
    Totals: 32510527.3134805998 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bert Campaneris (4), Bobby Grich (16), Carney Lansford (13)
    HR:  Tom Donohue (2), Carney Lansford (8)
    RBIs:  Tom Donohue 2 (10), Carney Lansford 3 (36)
    CS: Dan Ford (3), Larry Harlow (4)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Fergie Jenkins  (L 7-4)35.1884.18550123.711.2500016527
    Doyle Alexander28.2873.22002603.861.6000013251
    Pitching Totals:81055272 00029778

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Nolan Ryan  (W 9-3)32.138920021002.561.0300014376
    Pitching Totals:92002100 00014376

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Fergie Jenkins 0-0-0;  Doyle Alexander 0-0-0;  Nolan Ryan 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Fergie Jenkins 20;  Doyle Alexander 14;  Nolan Ryan 30; 
    Time of Game:  2:07    Attendance:  37,096
    Umpires:   Home:   Steve Palermo  1B  Derryl Cousins  2B  Don Denkinger  3B  Nick Bremigan 

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